UK Ophthalmic Pharmacy Group
Aim: To promote and develop ophthalmic care within pharmacy, particularly in the hospital setting.
To develop members’ knowledge of the ophthalmology speciality, and to discuss and share experiences in ophthalmic care.
• Membership open to hospital pharmacists and technicians, specialising/ interested in ophthalmology in the UK.
• Membership by arrangement for other pharmacy professionals involved in ophthalmic care in the UK and outside the UK ie in community, academia, industry.
(Note: The majority of large ophthalmic units in the UK are represented in the Group. Members include those working in Medicines Information and surgical specialist posts, and in Canada and Singapore).
• No membership fee
Scope of Group
• Two study days/annum
• Group message board (forum-see below)
• Professional issues relating to pharmaceutical products, including appropriate NICE scope consultations.
Membership is via the UK Ophthalmic Pharmacy Group Forum, for more information and to join click here.